Shares of Discover Financial Services DFS inched 0.12% higher to $121.03 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.14% to 4,208.12 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.07% to 34,600.38. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Discover Financial Services closed $0.41 below its 52-week high ($121.44), which the company reached on May 10th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Wednesday, as Capital One Financial Corp. COF fell 0.20% to $165.92, Zions Bancorp N.A. ZION rose 0.09% to $58.18, and TFS Financial Corp. TFSL fell 1.30% to $22.06. Trading volume (1.9 M) remained 172,079 below its 50-day average volume of 2.0 M.